Quilled hide robe

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Description Animal hide, either baby bison or cow, decorated with strips and medallions of quillwork with dyed horsehair and metal cones. Used by Northern Plains Indians, possibly the Dakota, circa 1905-1918.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 56 inches length
40 inches width
Nomenclature Hide (collagenous material)
Subjects Collected by: Wilson, Gilbert Livingstone
Used by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used in (possibly) North Dakota, United States
Used by Northern Plains Indians
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Robes
Dates Use: Approximately 1905 - Not later than 1918
(Dates based on Gilbert Wilson's travels to North Dakota during this time span.)
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 7059.22

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